Photo album from the Selig Movie Special (also known as the Selig Exposition Flyer) railroad excursion in 1915. Film producer William N Selig, chartered a private train that took theater owners and industry people from Chicago to the National League of Motion Picture Exhibitor’s conference in San Francisco and to the Selig Polyscope West Coast Studios and Selig Zoo. Other stops included in the album were San Francisco’s Panama-Pacific International Exposition, San Diego’s... Topics: William N. Selig, Frederick Doyle, John M. Selig, San Francisco, Panama-Pacific International...
Hearings before the United States Senate Committee on Industrial Expositions, Sixty-Second Congress, second session, on Jan. 22, 1912 Topics: Panama-California Exposition, San Diego, Panama-Pacific International Exposition, San Francisco
Promotional booklet describing San Diego government, parks, schools, libraries, churches, railroads, harbor, and ending with 2 pages on upcoming Panama-California Exposition. Topic: Panama-California Exposition
An unbound folded, leaflet promoting the The Gardner Reducing and Health Building Machine, with reference to the Panama-California Exposition in San Diego. While undated, the machine was promoted in Harper's Bazaar in 1916. Topics: San Diego, Exposition
Scrapbook of newspaper clippings on San Diego's 1915 Panama-California Exposition and the 1916 Panama-California International Exposition Topics: San Diego, 1915, Panama-California Exposition, 1916, Panama-California International Exposition
Summary of individuals served each month; on Society letterhead, showing officers and directors; notes by Horace Baker, Exec Secretary Topics: Horace Baker, statistics, 1915, reports, exposition, San Diego
This small booklet documents the need for and the services provided by the Travelers' Aid Society. Workers met travelers at the Santa Fe and other local railway stations, as well as at ships landing at or departing San Diego. Document includes statistics on the numbers of individuals assisted and a financial summary. Topics: Travelers' Aid, San Diego, 1915, expositions
Feb 18, 2014byJ.A. Drummond, Publisher; Clarence P. Kane, Editor
Colored Glazed Tile at the Exposition; tile map of the Santa Fe System at San Diego Depot; article on Panama-California Exposition by Frank P. Allen, Jr. Topics: Panama-California Exposition, San Diego, 1915, Glazed Tile, tile map, Santa Fe System, San Diego...
Jan 25, 2014bySouvenir Program of San Diego Floral Association Day at the Panama-California Exposition
Souvenir Program of San Diego Floral Association Day at the Panama-California Exposition: Saturday December 4, 1915 Topics: San Diego, Floral Association, officers, directors, program, tours, lectures, meeting schedule
Opening Program Dec. 31st, 1914, Jan 1st, 1915, Official Opening of the Panama-California Exposition at San Diego, California Topics: Official Daily Program, Opening Day, Panama-California Exposition, San Diego, January 1 1915,...
Opening Program Dec. 31st, 1914, Official Opening of the Panama-California Exposition San Diego, Cal. Topics: Official Daily Program, Opening Day, Panama-California Exposition, San Diego, January 1 1915,...
Nov 8, 2013by"Published by Robinette and McLain, 1260 First St., San Diego"
Foldout promotional booklet of San Diego buildings, battleship in harbor, and promotion for upcoming 1915 Panama-California Exposition. This item was distributed with different covers. Shown with one "Published by Louis J Wilde" on inside--he later became San Diego Mayor 1917-1921; alternate cover shown: City Public Market (otherwise identical) Topics: San Diego, buildings, 1915, Panama-California Exposition, battleship, harbor